Captain George Boyd-Rochfort VC - 1st Bn, Scots Guards


GRAVE LOCATION FOR HOLDERS OF THE VICTORIA CROSS
IN : CO WESTMEATH, IRELAND

Name Abraham,
BOULGER
George Arthur,
BOYD-ROCHFORT
Thomas,
FLYNN

Rank Lieutenant Colonel Captain Drummer
Force 84th Regiment,
( York & Lancaster Regiment )
1st Bn, Scots Guards 64th Regiment,
( North Staffordshire Regiment )

VC won Lucknow, Indian Mutiny,
12 July to 25 September 1857
La Bassee Canal, France,
3 August 1915
Cawnpore, Indian Mutiny,
28 November 1857 *

London Gaz 18 June 1858 1 September 1915 12 April 1859
Born Kilcullin, Co Kildare,
4 September 1835
Middleton Park, Co Westmeath,
1 January 1880
Athlone, Co Westmeath,
August 1842

Died 23 January 1900,
Moate, Co Westmeath
7 August 1940,
Dublin
10 August 1892,
Athlone Workhouse, Co Westmeath

Grave Ballymore Churchyard, Co Westmeath
( image courtesy Chris Roche )
St Michael's Church, Castletown-Geoghegan, Co Westmeath Cornamagh RC Cemetery, Co Westmeath ( buried in Casey plot )
( Thomas Flynn Memorial Plaque in cemetery )

Location
of VC
York & Lancaster Regiment Museum, Rotherham Scots Guards RHQ, Wellington Barracks, London Not publicly held
Remarks None None * Aged 15 years and 3 months

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